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Or·bi·son(ôr′bĭ-sən), Roy 1936-1988.
American singer and songwriter noted for his smooth tenor voice. Many of his ballads were made popular by later musicians.
(Biography) Roy (Kelton). 1936–89, US pop singer and songwriter. His records include the singles "Only the Lonely" (1960) and "Oh Pretty Woman" (1964) and the album Mystery Girl (1989)